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Expedition Island Park

S. 2nd St E, Green River, WY 82935
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History and Fun!

Mile long “double tracked” trains are constantly cruising through the town. Green River is the... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Steve C
Annapolis, Maryland
Very peaceful

Loved the walk along the river, very pretty and peaceful. They have painted rocks, you are to pick... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Belton, Missouri
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S. 2nd St E, Green River, WY 82935
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Mile long “double tracked” trains are constantly cruising through the town. Green River is the main switching yard for the Union Pacific trains rumbling through that part of the country day and night. The buildings literally shake with each passing train. Like the smell of...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Loved the walk along the river, very pretty and peaceful. They have painted rocks, you are to pick up & re-hide for others to find, which I'm taking mine to Missouri to hide for others to find. Great place to visit & it's free.

Thank Kati039
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This park is one of the best! It has play equipment in two different areas, a splash pad across the river, and the river walk starts there. Sometimes there is a concession stand open on nice days, or during events. You can sit on the...More

Thank schmeryl46290
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Attend the 13th Annual Art on the Green here. Returned to the park after the Art festival was over just to enjoy the views of the river. Has picnic tables and historical markers about the area.

Thank UNCTraveler2019
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We live in Green River and love to walk the island. Pretties place in town. Peaceful place to walk around.

Thank Melehairmama
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The expedition island is a wonderful park rich in history! Not only does it have open grassy areas to gather or play in along with playgrounds for children it has a very nice walking path that goes all the way around the green that is...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This clean park has a small playground area (Including a small "splash" area (i.e., water fun), and also a nice bike/jogging path along a river. Entrance is free. The park is a National Historical Site because it was the starting point for two expeditions down...More

1  Thank Andi55_13
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Overall Green River is an amazing little town. Expedition Island, the splash pad, and the walk along the river are all amazing. Take the time to read some of the interpretive signs along the walk. You will learn a lot about the area.

Thank JoJo-n-Harlen
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were there for a film screening and really enjoyed the park. It's well-kept and clean, with a nice river walk and kayak play area. Also interesting are the historic monuments commemorating the many exploring expeditions that have launched down the Green River from the...More

Thank rdale
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Picknicked here while travelling south. Clean park with nice lawns and picknick tables. Possibility to play in the Green River. Quiet in this week day and no mosquito to be seen.

Thank Tychot
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